adductor hallucis

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Adductor Hallucis

A big toe muscle.
Action Adducts big toe
Nerve Lateral plantar
Origin Transverse head—capsules of the 4 metatarsophalangeal joints; oblique head—lateral cuneiform and bases of 3rd and 4th metatarsal bones
Insertion Lateral base of proximal phalanx of big toe

adductor hallucis

intrinsic plantar muscle, within the fourth layer